Teaching English Abroad Stories

"Teaching Nomad, an entirely free service for the applicant, may seem too good to be true, but it really is that great. I have serious doubts I could have navigated the overseas job market if not for TN."
Jeremy, US - placed in Beijing
"We have worked with Teaching Nomad for four years, and each time they exceed our wildest expectations. Sophia, Brett, and the team have been fantastic throughout, and we can't thank them enough for their hard work and dedication."
Elana, South Africa
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"I would recommend Teaching Nomad as their friendly and expert approach inspires the confidence to meet the challenges of the Chinese adventure."
Rosie, Ireland - placed in Suzhou
"Had a great experience with Teaching Nomad. Oliver Gorman was fantastic - Responding to my emails and any questions I had extremely efficiently."
Alex, UK - placed in Shanghai
"I cannot say enough great things about my placement consultant, Ila Asfhar, and about TN. I hope to be able to meet Ila one day and thank her in person!"
Liza, US - placed in Beijing
"I am now working at an international school in Chengdu. It is Great!!! I love it here. It is a very beautiful campus in a nice little town. Thank you TN!!!"
Philip, US - placed in Chengdu
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"Saira proved herself to be an efficient, knowledgeable and friendly consultant in my dealings with Teaching Nomad. She receives my highest recommendation."
Murray, Australia - placed in Suzhou
"Since our first contact, Teaching Nomad, has been friendly, personable and very efficient. I owe my job in China, and probably the biggest adventure of my life, to Teaching Nomad!"
Deborah, Canada - placed in Jinhua
"Teaching Nomad was by far the easiest process I have gone through. I was able to get all the information I needed to continue with the job application. It was quick, efficient, friendly, and effective (I got the job)."
Rafael, USA - placed in Shanghai
"This job has been a blessing. It is challenging, exciting, interesting; the respective HR people at the school successfully arranged Visa jazz for my wife and now we are happily living in our beautiful apartment. Thank you Teaching Nomad!"
Brian, USA - placed in Wuxi
"Thank you TN, for your guidance in getting me to Shanghai! You were willing to skype before we left to answer any questions we had and you replied to emails very quickly. Since arriving you have continued to offer that support."
Evelyn, New Zealand - placed in Shanghai
"Teaching Nomad has displayed nothing but pure professionalism in helping me find a teaching position in China. They were completely dependable, punctual (answered all of my emails immediately), and assuring. They even answered questions I had on the weekends!"
Larissa, USA - placed in Shanghai
"Would like to say thank you for your tremendous support and help in placing me with a school in China! I am now working every day in a fantastic school and teaching children about something I am very passionate about! MUSIC!"
Andrew, USA - placed in Yiwu
"Although the process can be stressful at times, Teaching Nomad has done a phenomenal job at easing the anxiety by responding to emails in a timely manner; by addressing any concerns that I had; and by giving great overall advice."
Jimmie, USA - placed in Shanghai
"Finding a job through Teaching Nomad was effortless. After completing the application process and questions on their website, Teaching Nomad took care of everything else. Overall an excellent recruiting company."
Khusboo, USA - placed in Shanghai
"Teaching Nomad considered my qualifications and provided me with several appropriate placement options. I was hired in less than a month! Teaching Nomad made the process easy and was a joy to work with."
Darleen, USA - placed in Shanghai
"Teaching Nomad was great to work with during my job search. They were always helpful and prompt in responding to any questions I had, and they were extremely supportive.
William, USA - placed in Beijing
"Teaching nomad was honest, responsive and dependable. I would highly recommend Teaching Nomad to anyone who is considering looking for teaching positions here in China."
Lucas, USA - placed in Foshan
"Teaching Nomad was an absolute professional throughout the recruitment process and I recommend their services without reservations. By far the most professional recruiting agency I have worked with. Their efforts and constant contact resulted in a dream position in Shanghai."
Art, USA - placed in Shanghai
"Highly professional organization, friendly staff, and timely correspondence. Answered all my questions, and addressed my concerns. Overall, I am very appreciative of the services provided and would definitely recommend Teaching Nomad to a friend/colleague."
Sean, USA - placed in Shanghai                                            
"Teaching Nomad helped me at a time in my life when I needed to make a positive career move. They helped me find a position in which I feel challenged, motivated and where I have the opportunity to develop my skills and knowledge as a teacher."
Elsie, South Africa - placed in Shanghai
"I didn't know what professionalism was until I started working with Teaching Nomad. They have always responded to my questions and comments promptly and in a friendly manner. With Teaching Nomad I have truly found my dream contract."
Andrew, Colorado - placed in Shanghai
" I would recommend Teaching Nomad to anyone looking to teach in China. Thank you Teaching Nomad for all your help"
Lauren, South Africa - placed in Shanghai
"I can't imagine even thinking of moving to China without the support of the team at Teaching Nomad. If it was not for them, I probably would have been on the next plane back home."
Christo, Australia - placed in Shanghai
"Teaching Nomad is an excellent recruiting agency. They provided immediate support to the placed teacher when the employer lacked specifics as to how to process visas: i.e. when placed in a remote location, they always kept an eye on the welfare of the teacher."
Hubert, U.S. - placed in Yuanping
"Thanks to Teaching Nomad, I'm currently teaching at a very good school in Shenzhen. The pay is very good if you take into consideration that I only teach about 24 hours a month on a fulltime contract. The accommodation is adequate and all meals are provided."
Charmaine, South Africa - placed in Shenzhen and Shanghai (2*)
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"Having found Teaching Nomad has not only led me to outstanding resources, but great people as well. If it wasn't for Teaching Nomad, I wouldn't be taking the opportunity of a lifetime to grow both personally and professionally. I am grateful for the genuine support, availability and constant feedback and advice that Teaching Nomad has given me!"
Luis S, US - placed in Shanghai
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"I was placed in China with Teaching Nomad. They were professional, kind and effective. They were able to answer all my concerns and give me assurances when I was unsure. They also helped after the contract was signed and to this day, is in touch and promising to assist me in whatever way possible. They have made the experience enjoyable and profitable. Thank you."
Mireille, South Africa
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"I love my job and it is all thanks to Teaching Nomad. The staff and locals are lovely and I cannot believe how easy it was to settle into life here. I have already recommended Teaching Nomad to several people. It is a friendly service with helpful advice and guidance."
Elaine, UK - placed in Nanjing
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"Teaching Nomad saved my life. Back in the States, I was stuck in a dead-end job going through the motions and not living a life like I'm doing here. They helped to bring fun back into my life and offered me a life-changing experience, not just professionally but also personally."
Matt, US - placed in Shanghai
"I am very pleased that I went through Teaching Nomad to find a teaching position in Shanghai. They are  friendly, diligent and very patient when it came to dealing with my application."
Joseph, UK - placed in Shanghai
"TN provided a good stepping stone into the country. Wonderful people with an equally professional attitude."
Christina, US - Placed in Shanghai, Songjiang
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"Teaching Nomad has been very helpful. They answered all my questions properly and I never had to wait long for an answer."
Andra, South Africa - placed in Changshu
"The help received was invaluable to setting up a new life in Shanghai. Very professional and organised and I'd recommend them to anyone!"
James, UK - placed in Shanghai, Songjiang
"At first I was hesitant to trust an agency to help me find a job, but working with Teaching Nomad was a great experience. They asked me what I wanted and found just that, quickly and easily. Thanks for your help!"
Laura, US - placed in Shanghai
"Teaching nomad has been a great and trustworthy agency at bridging teaching opportunities in China with job seekers. Thumbs up for their support and reliability. It's been smooth, fast and efficient! Cheers to the whole team!"
Caroline, UK - placed in Shanghai
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"Teaching Nomad helped me find a great job, and made a potentially painful transition smooth and easy."
Clark, US - placed in Shanghai
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"Teaching Nomad has made my transition to teaching abroad easy and exciting. I could not have asked for a better recruiting agency experience."
Jillian, US - placed in Suzhou
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"Teaching Nomad opened all of the doors that allowed me to come and teach in China, they really couldn't have made this process any easier for me. Brett should be commended for the professional business he has created."
Michael, UK - placed in Suzhou
"Teaching Nomad was helpful, straightforward, patient and supportive. They were fantastic and I am so grateful for their help during this process. My placement consultant was knowledgeable and is an asset to the company."
Sarah, Canada - placed in Beijing

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